Support groups


ALS Association – meets the second Tuesday of every month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Hospice of North Idaho, 9493 N. Government Way, Hayden; (877) 201-3610.

Alzheimer’s Support Group – Meets the third Saturday of every month, 1:30-3 p.m., Kootenai Medical Center’s classrooms; (208) 772-2542.

AMEND Center – Comprehensive educational, treatment and support center for men at the Courthouse Plaza, 520 Government Way, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 665-2432.

Anger-Management Class – Meets Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. at AMEND Center, 520 Government Way, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 665-2432.

Batterer Treatment – Classes are 7:15 p.m. on Mondays and 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays at AMEND Center, 520 Government Way, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 665-2432.

Bereaved Parents of the USA – Coeur d’Alene Chapter of support group for bereaved parents and families who have experienced the death of a child. Meets the third Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church, 635 E. Haycraft Road, Coeur d’Alene. Call Kathy, (208) 773-5684; or visit www.nidbereavedparents.org.

Brain Injury Association of Idaho – Seeking persons with brain injuries; relatives, professionals and interested community members to join; write to BIA-Idaho, P.O. Box 414, Boise, ID 83701-0414; (888) 374-3447.

Cancer Support Group at Kootenai Medical Center – Meets Wednesdays, 1-2:30 p.m., at Kootenai Medical Center, 700 Ironwood Drive; (208) 666-2684; www.kmc.org.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous HOW (Honest, Open and Willing) – Twelve-step meeting Mondays, 7-8 p.m. at Kootenai Medical Center classrooms. Open to all ages who want a healthy and proven way to lose or maintain weight; (208) 765-5402 or (509) 926-4201.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous – Receive effective weight loss solutions and support without dues, fees, or weigh-ins. Saturdays, 10-11:30 a.m., Kootenai Medical Center, 2003 Kootenai Health Way, Coeur d’Alene, (208) 777-6935.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous – Meets Mondays, 7-8:30 p.m., Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 N. Wall St.; call Mary at (509) 443-5580.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous – Meets Wednesdays, 7 p.m., at 12606 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. No fees or weigh-ins. Visit www.foodaddicts.org, email motherpen@yahoo.com or call Penny at (951) 850-7764 for more information.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous – Receive effective weight loss solutions and support without dues, fees, or weigh-ins. Mondays, 7-8:30 p.m., St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Institute, 711 S. Cowley St., (509) 723-3471; Wednesdays, 7-8:30 p.m., Valley Hospital Education Center, 12606 E. Mission Ave., (509) 599-9582.

Gamblers Anonymous – 12-step support groups meet to stop gambling. Meets daily at 7 p.m. and Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. at Sinto Senior Center, 1124 W. Sinto Ave., and Sundays at 3 p.m. at Spokane Valley United Methodist Church, 115 N. Raymond Road, Spokane Valley, and Wednesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 625 E. Haycraft Ave., Room 3, Coeur d’Alene. Call (509) 251-6997 for more information.

To have your group that is open to the public included in this listing, send relevant information, including the daytime phone number for a contact, to: The Spokesman-Review, Editorial Department, Support Group Listings, P.O. Box 2160, Spokane, WA 99210.

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